Anonymous IRC hacker, Ryan Cleary Exposed !
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The 'Anonymous' collective named Ryan Cleary as the person responsible for breaching two of its own sites. The 18-year-old was accused of trying to bring down message boards used by Anonymous members to communicate with each other. Read Here

'We regret to inform you today that our network has been compromised by a former IRC-operator and fellow helper named "Ryan",' a post on its AnonOps site said.

'He decided that he didn't like the leaderless command structure that AnonOps network admins use. So he organised a coup d'etat.'

Mr Cleary was accused of stealing passwords and targeting the network servers used to keep Anonymous's websites running.

'This is not a joke, this isn't a lie, this is the truth and we are sorry for that,' the post added. A later update showed a screenshot of a 'revenge attack' that gave the alleged culprit's full name, address and phone numbers.

Anonymous is still under attack. Going to diverts to a page with the title 'LOL ANONOPS DEAD' followed by some rather unpleasant language.

More Info about Ryan :

Update 11-05-2011 :

Name: Mr Ryan Cleary
Alias: viraL
Age: 18-19
Address: 10 South Beech Avenue Wickford SS11 8AH
Phone Number: +447510557265
ISP: Virgin Media
Skype: ryan.cleary
Paypal: or .com
Father: Mr Neil Cleary
Mother: Mrs Rita Cleary - Aged 44
Brother: Mr Mitchell Cleary - Aged 22
Previous Address: 33 Royal Oak Dr, Wickford, Essex, UK
Registered Companies
Company No. 07480848
Ace Electrical
Company No. Unknown
Possible Phone Number (Masked): +449040498229

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